Health services at risk of being overwhelmed by 'arthritis epidemic'

Young man having physiotherapy

The health and social care system in England is likely to be overwhelmed with the rapidly increasing numbers of people with osteoarthritis, according to a new report from Arthritis Research UK.

Lydia and Georgie Edwards in their Arthritis Research UK running vests

Sisters sprinting to support Arthritis Research UK

Two young women are preparing for challenging runs to raise money for Arthritis Research UK after having watched their sister live with the condition since early childhood.

Kimme Hyrich

Arthritis patients failing to take expensive, effective medication

Large numbers of people with severe rheumatoid arthritis are failing to take expensive medication as prescribed, according to a new multi-centre study.


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